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Tarpaulin mishap delays Japan's first military satellite by two years – sources

The launch of Japan’s first dedicated military communications satellite will be delayed by two years after a mishap with a blue tarpaulin damaged sensitive antennas during transportation to Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, two government sources told Reuters.
Source: Asia Pacific

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